Posted in Architecture 30+ days ago.
As a leading worldwide provider of navigation devices and wearable technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve. That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications.
We are seeking a full-time CMF Engineer at our world headquarters in Olathe, Kansas. In this role, you will collaborate with designers, engineers, and suppliers to forecast, develop, and implement color, material, and finish plans to drive innovation into Garmin Products. Other essential functions include:
Manage a sustainable CMF innovation portfolio
Integration and validation of new CMF technologies
Applies Garmin’s Mission Statement and Quality Policy and enthusiastically exhibit a desire to see Garmin succeed
Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Materials Science, Product Design, or another field relevant to the essential functions of this job description from a four-year college or university OR an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience. Other qualifications include:
Outstanding academics (cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.0 as a general rule) with the demonstrated ability to apply learned knowledge
Must demonstrate knowledge, education, experience and/or training necessary to use tools such as Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote
A curiosity for new CMF innovation, technology, process, design and future living. Proficiency in the latest materials, finishes and various manufacturing processes.
Open to pushing new boundaries, work extremely well in multi-disciplinary global teams, able to speak up, anticipate technical challenges and plan ahead.
Looks beyond the immediate problem and generates new and innovative solutions to complex problems.
Being a strong communicator, sharing technical knowledge with non-technical partners in a clear and meaningful way (also challenges and constraints).
Strong project management skills to drive new technology programs to deliver qualified solutions from concept to manufacturing.
Demonstrates proficient knowledge of a wide variety of materials and manufacturing methods including, but not limited to: plastic, silicone, metals, coatings, and more.
Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Demonstrates proficient presentation skills
Must be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude, and work respectfully with others
Demonstrated ability to autonomously generate and support pragmatic solutions that meet project timelines and high quality standards
Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, age or disability.